8th September

Members Showcase Evening - Phil Moorhouse LRPS

An evening celebrating the photography of Shirley Photographic Society. Included, are some of our own members' favourite photographs accompanied by their own commentaries.

(Deadline for contributions (4 images & 4 commentaries) is Thursday 25th August)


15th September

My Process, My Way - Huw Alban

Huw is based in Dorset and describes himself as an Artist using Photography, specialising in the creation of images that capture true nature - whatever the subject. This is a light-hearted exploration of Huw's own photographic process, looking at kit choices, why and how to use neutral density filters, both graduated and full neutral greys, how to use the histogram behind the camera and software choices.


(Deadline: First Open Digital Competition, 3 images)


22nd September

Rules and Qualifications Demystified - Various SPS Members

BPE, CPAGB, DPAGB, FRPS, LRPS, EFIAP - Ever wondered what all those letters stand for? Or what you need to do to obtain them, all will be revealed tonight!  Plus, SPS rules explained with some examples of what will be accepted and what our competition secretary may reject.


29th September

First Open Digital Competition - Colin Walls CPAGB ARPS AIPF

We welcome back Colin who is travelling from Malvern to join us, and is an active member of Beacon Camera Club.

(Deadline: First Open Print Competition, 3 prints)